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146 Hazelwood Dr, South San Francisco, CA 94080
(650) 873-8341
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Price range: $15 - $20
Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cuisines: Thai
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Takeout, Delivery
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  • English first
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English first
Top Contributor
133 reviews 133 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Super nice people, damn good Northern Thai cuisine, and a warm and inviting environment. Our new go to Thai joint in the area.

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San Francisco, California
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

White Elephant is a very small out of the way restaurant in the Brentwood neighborhood. The food is very tasty with good sized portions and the prices are reasonable. The staff are very friendly and attentive. Highly recommended if you are in the neighborhood. My favorites are the basil chicken and pad mee noodles.

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minneapolis
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

This place is small local restaurant, off a major road but basically in a neighborhood. Not fancy but we found the food to be tasty and very affordable. There are only about 8 tables in the place. When we walked in (happened to be staying down the road in San Bruno and wanted to avoid all of the chain restaurants... More 

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Maplewood NJ
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69 reviews 69 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Stumbled upon this place on our way from SFO. Looked it up on TA and decided to stop. Area and decor are not the best but the food was yummy. I had the summer rolls - they were very fresh. Spouse had the pad thai - very good. Worth the stop and would be back the next time we're coming... More 

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Chesapeake, Virginia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

I love Thai food!!! and had some of the worse Panang Beef Curry here. The meat i swear was pot roast beef, it was fatty and tasted like pot roast. The portion of rice to curry was horrible, there was only enough curry to cover half of the rice. The Tom Gai soup was good. I will not go back... More 

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Campinas, SP
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73 reviews 73 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

Terrible services. Dark environment. Waiter does not speak good English - at least not enough to provide a good service. Expensive. I've order a steak that was not really good... It seems an old restaurant.

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Cupertino, California
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171 reviews 171 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2013

FOOD: The food here was fairly decent. But I'm not sure that it's exceptional enough to command the inflated price. We enjoyed the red curry and spicy duck but were underwhelmed by the skimpy meat-to-veggie ratio. Also, the Tom Yom soup, though satisfactory overall, was a tad under seasoned. SERVICE: The service was top-notch. Our waitress was very upbeat, helpful,... More 

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Federal Way, Washington
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121 reviews 121 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

Found this place by a different name when looking for a place for lunch. Anyway the Thai food was good and the atmosphere was like being in Thailand. So I give this place a thumbs up for lunch.

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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42 reviews 42 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2012

We were visiting the SF Bay area and wanted Thai food. We found really good Thai food at the White Elephant. The glass noodle salad was super good, pad thai yummy, and the ginger garlic black mushroom veggie dish was nicely done. Great staff. Love small personal eateries like this one. Would definitely return.

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Chino Hills, California
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176 reviews 176 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2012

Very yummy Thai food. A little hole in the wall with slow service, but the food is definitely worth the wait. The stuffed eggplant is amazing. The yellow and green curries were among the best I've had (and I'm a green curry snob). The Pad See Eew tasted like it does everywhere else, so order something more interesting. Soup was... More 

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Additional Information about White Elephant

Address: 146 Hazelwood Dr, South San Francisco, CA 94080
Phone Number: (650) 873-8341
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  South San Francisco
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm  11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm  11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm  11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm  11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm  11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm  11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 15 - 20
Cuisine: Thai

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